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Structural Engineering Technology
Overview
  • 32-month diploma 
    • Year 1 - general first year in Civil Engineering Technology
    • Year 2 & 3 - Structural Engineering Technology Option
  • Late October entry date
  • Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg
  • Co-op work experience
    • Year 1 - mandatory six-month work term after the general Civil Engineering Technology academic year
    • Year 2 - second mandatory six-month work term 
  • Laptop delivery
  • Accreditation: Certified Technicians and Technologists Association of Manitoba (CTTAM) & Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT)

Description
After successfully completing the first year of Civil Engineering Technology, you can choose the Structural Engineering Technology option to study the principles and applications of structural design and analysis for careers in:

  • Structural design and construction of building systems
  • Computer-assisted design and drafting
  • Site inspection, testing, and supervision
  • Construction administration and project management
  • Technical sales and support

In the Structural Engineering Technology option you take more advanced courses and build on the competencies you gained in first year. The focus is on application in design and construction. Courses include subjects such as:

  • Timber, steel, masonry and reinforced concrete design
  • Structural analysis
  • Soil mechanics
  • Structural detailing practices
  • Foundation design
  • Material testing

An applied research project is incorporated into final term courses.

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